Franklin County, Ohio voting machine assignments
Shows how there were more registered voters per machine as Kerry support went up.
Shows how there were more active voters per machine as Kerry support went up.
Shows how the number of voters per machine was pretty constant or goes down a little. (i.e., it is probable that most machines were operating at their full rate that day). The reason that slightly fewer were processed per machine in high-D precincts could be because of differences in poll worker training and/or inefficiencies due to the large lines.
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